About the Author

Silas Beal
Blurbarian Since February 2008
Name Silas Beal
Location Columbus, Ohio
Gender Male
My Occupation Retired Teacher and Pastor
My Bio Retired English teacher and pastor. Taught English as a Second Language in Korea, Lithuania, New Zealand. I have a Master's degreee in Biblical Studies. Enjoy traveling and friends. The John Wesley Beal of one of my books is my father. And the Pietist Church of another of my books is the church that I grew up in, and pastored for two years.

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
Now that I have finished the book about my church, my father, and my poetry, I will begin a book about my wife's family. That should be exciting and different from what I have done before.
Everyone needs to know about these authors and artists...
Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Bill Bryson
John Piper
Pearl Buck
John Hagee
Francis A. Schaeffer
This book is addictive. Read it. (At your own risk.)
"Mother Tongue: English & How It Got That Way" by Bill Bryson

"The Zion Covenant" series by Bodie & Brock Thoene

"The Last Days" by Joel C. Rosenberg